Nilanga is a Block positioned in Latur district in Maharashtra. Placed in rural area of Maharashtra, it is one of the 10 blocks of Latur district. As per the administration records, the block code of Nilanga is 284. The block has 162 villages and there are total 57224 houses in this Block.
As per Census 2011, Nilanga's population is 289083. Out of this, 149230 are males whereas the females count 139853 here. This block has 36062 children in the age bracket of 0-6 years. Among them 19108 are boys and 16954 are girls.
Literacy rate in Nilanga block is 64%. 187894 out of total 289083 population is educated here. In males the literacy rate is 71% as 107152 males out of total 149230 are literate however female literacy rate is 57% as 80742 out of total 139853 females are literate in this Block.
The Negative portion is that illiteracy rate of Nilanga block is 35%. Here 101189 out of total 289083 persons are illiterate. Male illiteracy rate here is 28% as 42078 males out of total 149230 are uneducated. Among the females the illiteracy rate is 42% and 59111 out of total 139853 females are illiterate in this block.
The number of working people of Nilanga block is 137033 whereas 152050 are un-employed. And out of 137033 employed person 53399 persons are fully dependent on farming.